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    • 11 days work

    • Workmen for W. Johnson, in Brighton, Colorado, pose in bib overalls, aprons, sack suits, ties and gold chains, with a line of new houses behind them. The photo is taken looking northeast, and the houses are 204 - 258 North Fourth Street, between...
    • Brighton (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--Brighton--1910-1920.
    • April 9, 1917
    • 3rd grade at Boyd, 1941

    • Boys and girls sit in rows of wooden desks in a third grade classroom at Boyd School in Alamosa, Colorado. Some boys wear overalls and one wears a bow tie. The girls wear print dresses with clips or bows in their hair. Built in bookshelves with...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Classrooms--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Interiors.; Schools--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • [1941]
    • 3rd grade at Central, 1941, Miss Borego

    • In Miss Borego's third grade classroom, number 202, at Central School in Alamosa, Colorado, boys and girls sit in rows of wooden desks reading books. One boy reads "Sails, Wheels, and Wings." A blackboard has a scene of wisemen and their camels,...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Classrooms--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Interiors.; Schools--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Borego, Miss.
    • [1941]
    • 6th grade at Boyd, 1941

    • In this sixth grade classroom at Boyd School in Alamosa, Colorado, boys and girls sit in rows of wooden desks. Two children stand and read at bookshelves built into the back of the room. A boy with a paintbrush works on a mural of the Nativity...
    • Alamosa (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Christmas decorations--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Classrooms--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.; Interiors.; Schools--Colorado--Alamosa--1940-1950.
    • 1941
    • 80 pound watermelons

    • Men pose in Rocky Ford watermelon field, Otero County, Colorado, with slices of watermelon balanced on upright melons. They wear duster hats and bib overalls.
    • Rocky Ford (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Fruit industry--Colorado--Rocky Ford--1910-1920.; Watermelons--Colorado--Rocky Ford--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • [Four] 4 boys w / pitchforks near haystack

    • Boys pose with pitchforks on a haystack in Colorado. They wear overalls and wide-brimmed hats. Farm buildings are in the distance.
    • Boys--Colorado--1910-1930.; Haystacks--Colorado--1910-1930.; Pitchforks--Colorado--1910-1930.
    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • "Stringing" the great 100 pair cable-16G Toll Line, Colo, Telephone Co., Denver, Colo.

    • Workers for the Colorado Telephone Company stand in an alley with a spool of telephone wire, or pose harnessed to a wooden telephone pole in Denver, Colorado. Men carry tool belts, wear overalls, suspenders, hats and leather gloves.
    • Colorado Telephone Company--People--1880-1900.; Denver (Colo.)--1880-1900.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Telephone lines--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.; Utility poles--Colorado--Denver--1880-1900.
    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • A trip to the old mine

    • A group of African American teenagers at Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado pose atop a tailings pile near either a silver, gold or tungsten mine. They wear dresses, pants, overalls, stockings, hats. Two have on sombreros, one...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • A.T. & S.F. bridge opposite D. & R.G. bridge 126-B

    • A man in overalls and a fedora stands beside a debris covered Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad bridge and a mud covered Denver and Rio Grande Western bridge in probably Pueblo County, Colorado. Tree branches and mud are washed up against the...
    • Ridgway, Arthur Osbourne, 1870-1953.; Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company--Disasters--1920-1930.; Arkansas River--1920-1930.; Pueblo (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1921 June
    • A.T. & S.F. employee

    • A railroad maintenance employee steps off of an Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe freight car. He wears overalls and a cap with, goggles attached, and carries a wooden tool box.
    • Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company--1950-1970.; Railroad employees--1950-1970.; Railroad freight cars--1950-1970.
    • [between 1950 and 1967?]
    • Activity labelling

    • Using a rubber stamp, this convict at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, applies numbers to pinstriped prison overalls identical to the ones he is wearing. A clipboard is on the table by his hand.
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors.; Prison laborers--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1937
    • Activity machine shop

    • Knitting machines at the State Penitentiary, in Canon City, Colorado, have spools of thread held above circular armatures. An inmate in pinstriped overalls operates a lever connected to a pulley and belt arrangement; tubes of white fabric fall into...
    • Canon City (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Interiors.; Machine shops--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prison laborers--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Prisons--Colorado--Canon City--1930-1940.; Colorado State Penitentiary.
    • 1937
    • Aerial construction, raising pole to upright position by hand

    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company workers position a pole near a dirt road and field probably in Colorado. One man braces the pole with a prop and other workers are positioned along its length. Several of the workers wear work...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1910-1920.; Construction--Colorado--1910-1920.; Linemen--Colorado--1910-1920.; Utility poles--Colorado--1910-1920.
    • 1914
    • Agriculture - ranching - 2 women with horsedrawn hay rake

    • Women pose with a horse and a hay rake in (probably) Colorado; both wear overalls.
    • Hay--Colorado--1890-1910.; Horses--Colorado--1890-1910.; Ranches--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Agriculture - ranching - woman sawing a log

    • A woman saws a log in (probably) Colorado. She wears bib overalls; stacked hay is in the background.
    • Ranches--Colorado--1890-1910.; Women--Colorado--1890-1910.; Woodcutting--Colorado--1890-1910.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Ain't nature grand?!?

    • Several African American teenage girls stand in a forest possibly on a nature field trip on the grounds of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. Some carry drinking cups, or a camera; one holds an open notebook and another holds...
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • [between 1929 and 1930]
    • Alberta Falls - near timberline

    • Four African American teenage girls stand at the foot of Alberta Falls (Larimer County), Colorado. They wear overalls or pants, sweaters and boots. A sign on a tree reads: "Alberta Falls."
    • Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Larimer County--1920-1930.; Larimer County (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Girls--Colorado--Larimer County--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929, August 20-30
    • Alex Cobsky

    • Alex Cobsky has a beard, wears a cap and overalls, holds a rifle and poses beside two burros in probably La Veta (Huerfano County), Colorado. Burros carry packs and stand beside a frame building.
    • La Veta (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Donkeys--Colorado--La Veta--1930-1940.; Men--Colorado--La Veta--1930-1940.; Miners--Colorado--La Veta--1930-1940.; Pack animals--Colorado--La Veta--1930-1940.; Cobsky, Alex.
    • 1937 March 1
    • Amos Wooden Knife - warrior in Custer Battle

    • Amos Wooden Knife, an elderly Native American Sioux who fought in the Little Bighorn, sits outside a log cabin in South Dakota, wearing overalls and holding a cane.
    • Dakota Indians--South Dakota--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--1930-1940.; Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876--Veterans.; Aged persons--South Dakota--1930-1940.; Wooden Knife, Amos.
    • [1936]
    • Amos Wooden Knife, warrior in Custer Battle

    • Amos Wooden Knife, an elderly Native American Sioux man, who fought in the Little Bighorn sits outside at a table next to evergreen trees in South Dakota. He holds a cane and wears overalls; he has large pierced earlobe holes.
    • Dakota Indians--South Dakota--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--1930-1940.; Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876--Veterans.; Aged persons--South Dakota--1930-1940.; Wooden Knife, Amos.
    • 1936
    • Amos Wooden Knife, warrior in Custer Battle

    • Amos Wooden Knife, an elderly Native American Sioux man who fought in the Little Bighorn, sits outside at a table, next to evergreen trees, in South Dakota. He holds a cane and wears overalls and has large pierced lobe holes.
    • Dakota Indians--South Dakota--1930-1940.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--1930-1940.; Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876--Veterans.; Aged persons--South Dakota--1930-1940.; Wooden Knife, Amos.
    • 1936
    • An Immense body of oil shale, near Grand Valley, Colorado

    • Men wear overalls, jackets, and hats and pose on a rocky trail in probably Mesa County or Garfield County, Colorado. Canvas tents are near scrub, trees, and talus. Shows steep, layered shale cliffs.
    • Oil-shales--Colorado--1900-1920.; Cliffs--Colorado--1900-1920.; Tents--Colorado--1900-1920.; Trails & paths--Colorado--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1917]
    • Anderson girls

    • Posing in Keota, Weld County, Colorado, the Anderson girls are in bib overalls, wide brimmed hats, and oxford shoes. A camp trailer is in the background.
    • Keota (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Families--Colorado--Keota--1930-1940.; Girls--Colorado--Keota--1930-1940.
    • June 1930
    • Angus Gowans first boy received at Clayton College

    • Angus Gowans writes at a desk at Clayton College at 32nd (Thirty-second) Avenue and Colorado Boulevard in Denver, Colorado. He wears bib overalls and uses a pencil and paper.
    • George W. Clayton College (Denver, Colo.)--People--1910-1920.; Denver (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Children reading & writing--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.; Orphanages--Colorado--Denver--1910-1920.;...
    • [1911?]
    • Arapahoe Street widening

    • Workmen, who include Black men, finish a sidewalk and stand near machinery on Arapahoe Street in downtown Denver, Colorado. Automobiles and barricades are nearby. Signs on buildings read: "M. L. Foss," "Plumbing Heating," "Signs," "Underhill...
    • African Americans--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Business districts--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Street maintenance & repair--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • [1928]
    • Arc welding

    • Sparks fly from a welding torch as a man works on a piece of steel probably at Burkhardt Steel, 869 South Broadway, Denver, Colorado. The torch illuminates the worker who wears overalls, a safety visor, and gloves.
    • Burkhardt Steel Mill (Denver, Colo.)--People--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Steel industry--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Welding--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Arc welding, Burkhardt Steel, Denver

    • Two men monitor equipment at the Burkhardt Steel Mill, 869 South Broadway, Denver, Colorado. Large turbines sit in the center of the room. A man with a clip board records information from a control panel. A man in overalls leans over a desk nearby.
    • Burkhardt Steel Mill (Denver, Colo.)--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Interiors--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Steel industry--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Arc welding, Burkhardt Steel, Denver

    • A worker welds a piece of metal at the Burkhardt Steel Company, 869 South Broadway Street in Denver, Colorado. He wears work overalls, a heavy coat, gloves, and a welding visor. A generator and fuse box are mounted on the floor and wall nearby.
    • Burkhardt Steel Mill (Denver, Colo.)--People--1930-1950.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Steel industry--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.; Welding--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Archaeology, dwellings Utah (Nusbaum)

    • A man wearing overalls stands in a hole, possibly a grain storage area, underneath a steep rock cliff, possibly in DuPont Cave in Utah. Several similar holes are spread around the area. The holes are lined with slabs of sandstone and some have...
    • Archaeological sites--Utah--1900-1920.; Caves--Utah--1900-1920.; Cliff dwellings--Utah--1900-1920.; Rock formations--Utah--1900-1920.
    • [between 1908 and 1920?]
    • Are we happy?

    • Marie Anderson (later Marie L. Greenwood) and Ethel Hawkins, African American teenage women pose on the campground of Camp Nizhoni in Lincoln Hills (Gilpin County), Colorado. They wear overalls and shirts. Sombreros are slung on their backs.
    • Camp Nizhoni (Colo.)--People--1920-1930.; Young Women's Christian Association (Denver, Colo.). Phyllis Wheatley Branch--People--1920-1930.; African Americans--Colorado--Lincoln Hills--1920-1930.; Lincoln Hills (Colo.)--1920-1930.;...
    • 1928
    • Arvada Chamber of Commerce street scene

    • Grandview Avenue is filled with festival goers, Arvada, Jefferson County, Colorado. A banner hangs across street advertising: "3rd Annual Harvest Festival, Friday & Saturday, Sept. 16th & 17th, Free Dancing Each Evening." Young boys wear overalls,...
    • Arvada (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Festivals--Colorado--Arvada--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Arvada--1920-1930.
    • September 1927
    • Arvada Chamber of Commerce street scene at festival

    • Grandview Avenue is filled with festival goers, Arvada, Jefferson County, Colorado. A banner hangs across street advertising: "3rd Annual Harvest Festival, Friday & Saturday, Sept. 16th & 17th, Free Dancing Each Evening," sponsored by the Arvada...
    • Arvada (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Festivals--Colorado--Arvada--1920-1930.; Streets--Colorado--Arvada--1920-1930.
    • 1927
    • Auto equipment, old trucks, white, construction

    • A group of workers pose on and around a Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company utility truck probably in Denver, Colorado. Some of the men wear overalls and work jump suits, others wear suits. The license plate of the automobile is mounted...
    • Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Employees--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Linemen--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Trucks--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.
    • 1921 May 16
    • Bailey, Colorado

    • Mrs. James Lamping sits on a chair with print upholstery and holds her two year-old great-grandson on the day of her fiftieth wedding anniversary, celebrated in Bailey, Colorado. The crying boy wears overalls, a shirt with a rounded collar and...
    • Lamping, James A.,--Family.; Bailey (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Boys--Colorado--Bailey--1930-1940.; Grandparents--1930-1940.
    • December 12, 1938
    • Bailey, Colorado

    • Mr. and Mrs. James Lamping's three children pose with them during their fiftieth anniversary party in Bailey, Colorado. The couple sit in chairs at a large table. Mrs. Lamping wears a dark dress with silver buttons up the front, and her husband...
    • Lamping, Edward Posey.; Lamping, James A.--Anniversaries.; Lamping, James A.--Family.; Lamping, Joseph Anthony.; Seeley, Mary E.; Bailey (Colo.)--1930-1940.
    • 1938 December 12
    • Baltimore mine,  John Catren(?), Jesse Claire, Dick Chappel

    • Three men dressed in dirty overalls and hats stand in front of a wooden shack at the Baltimore mine in Silver Plume, Clear Creek County, Colorado. A sign on the shack reads: "Private Property No Camping No Fires No Smoking."
    • Silver Plume (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Miners--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1930.; Mining--Colorado--Silver Plume--1920-1930.
    • 1927?
    • Baptist house of worship near Gardner, Colorado. 1912

    • The Baptist church near Gardner, Colorado, is at the far side of a field; the wood church is covered with earth, and the earth has fallen away on one side to expose the boards. Brackets are under the eaves of the roof, and a simple cross is over...
    • Gardner (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Baptist churches--Colorado--Gardner--1910-1920.
    • 1912
    • Blacksmith

    • A blacksmith identified as Hilario Herminio Paiz (Herman), poses outside of a wood building on his ranch in Gulnare (Los Animas County, Colorado. He wears a cap, leather apron, leather gloves and holds a metal handle drift. A man beside him wears...
    • Hispanic Americans--Colorado--1910-1920.; Gulnare (Colo.)--1910-1920.; Paiz, Hilario Herminio, 1898-1983--Pictorial works.; Hispanic Americans--Colorado--Pictorial works.; Blacksmiths--Colorado--Gulnare--Pictorial works.; Gulnare (Colo.)--Pictorial...
    • [ca. 1915]
    • Bloc holing

    • A miner stands next to a large rock which he is bloc holing with a pneumatic drill in an unidentified mine somewhere in Colorado. The miner wears boots, denim overalls, gloves, and a head lamp.
    • Drilling & boring machinery--1900-1930.; Interiors--1900-1930.; Miners--1900-1930.; Mining--1900-1930.
    • [between 1900 and 1930?]
    • Bonus Camp demonstration

    • Women, men, boys and girls, members of the Bonus Expeditionary Force (WWI veterans denied benefits), demonstrate in Denver, Colorado. Costume includes bib overalls, print dresses, and duster hats.
    • Bonus Expeditionary Forces--People--1920-1930.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Demonstrations--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Girls--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.; Men--Colorado--Denver--1920-1930.;...
    • 1929
    • Book report

    • A Black (African American) child studies in a Denver Public Library bookmobile in Denver, Colorado; the boy wears overalls and looks at a book entitled: "Timothy Titus."
    • Denver Public Library--Facilities--1930-1940.; Afro-Americans--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Library users--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Denver (Colo.)--1930-1940.; Bookmobiles--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.; Boys--Colorado--Denver--1930-1940.;...
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